Norfolk Police identify victim in fatal shooting on Paul Jones Lane


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk Police have identified the victim following a fatal shooting on Thursday night on Paul Jones Lane.

According to police, the shooting happened around 9:20 p.m. in the 6600 block of Paul Jones Lane. When officers arrived on the scene, they found Theron L. Hammond, 38, of Hampton suffering from life-threatening injuries.

Hammon was pronounced dead at the scene.

Shortly after, police were made aware that a second gunshot victim, a 27-year-old male, arrived at Norfolk General by car. His wounds are considered to be non-life threatening.

Detectives have determined these two incidents are connected and are working to learn more.

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